22 December 2011Comments ( 0 )
A consortium of autism researchers, advocates and educators in Rhode Island are aiming to harness the advantages of the state’s small size and tight-knit autism community to build the most comprehensive registry for the disorder yet.
19 December 2011Comments ( 0 )
The nation’s largest database of autism research is about to get even bigger, thanks to a partnership between the National Database for Autism Research, a repository of data from 25,000 participants, and the Autism Genetic Research Exchange, a database of 2,500 families.
15 December 2011Comments ( 2 )
The molecular soldiers of the immune system may contribute to many cases of autism, according to a diverse array of studies published in the past few months.
12 December 2011Comments ( 5 )
Larger brains may be associated with regressive autism, but only in boys, according to a study published online 28 November in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
8 December 2011Comments ( 1 )
Researchers have uncovered cellular abnormalities in Timothy syndrome by regenerating neurons from individuals with the rare autism-related disorder, according to a study published 27 November in Nature Medicine.